Community Meeting Recap (28 June 2022)


  • Default images for Audio files without thumbnails [ref]
  • Added helpers for Playwright tests, making it much easier to add new tests [ref]
  • Fix for audio loading icon on single audio results page [ref]

In progress

We had a lot of issues almost at the finish line this week.

Needs review

  • Base class for Provider APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. scripts [ref]
  • Fix for jittery scroll when loading more results [ref]
  • Split the data refresh reindex into two jobs [ref]
  • Add a new task type for deleting indices [ref]
  • Include alt_files extension in filtering [ref]
  • Read index names from environment variables [ref]
  • All Content page purpose design work [ref]


Finally, new high-priority issues to address this week were presented [ref], discussed and (self/re)assigned. A batch of data cleaning is in the plan, alongside many improvements to the OpenverseOpenverse Openverse is a search engine for openly-licensed media, including images and audio. Find Openverse on GitHub and at infrastructure. Issue priorities were assessed and adjusted [ref] [ref].

There was also some discussion about bitrate calculation for the Audio milestone, and the possibility of using the crawler [ref].